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Posted on: August 17, 2018

Drain and Cover: Bay County Under West Nile Alert

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We are currently under a West Nile Alert due to two confirmed human cases in Bay County.

The Florida Department of Health in Bay County is particularly concerned about the greater Grand Lagoon area of Panama City Beach; although, the mosquitoes that transm...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Leisure Services Making Improvements to Bay Memorial Walking Track

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The Department of Leisure Services is working to improve the condition of the walking track at Bay Memorial Walking Park. The roots from about 30 trees have pushed the asphalt up in some areas of the track and created safety hazards for users.

The City&...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Federal Courthouse to Remain in Panama City

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The Bay County Chamber of Commerce held a press conference on August 15, 2018 to announce that the General Services Administration (GSA) has approved and signed a lease with the Bay County Board of County Commissioners to continue federal operations in Pa...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Discussion Helps Bridge Gap Between Youth and Law Enforcement

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The City of Panama City’s Community Development and Police Departments were honored to take part in a recent discussion between youth and law enforcement.

On July 31, 2018, Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) staff and community stakeholders hel...

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

What you need to know about WFSG-TV's upcoming transition

WFSG-TV, the PCB affiliate in Panama City, will be transitioning by September 19th, 2018, according to the Federal Communications Commission.

What viewers need to know:

  • The station is changing the frequency that it submits its TV signals on.
  • The actual chann...
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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Half-Cent Surtax Project Plan

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The City Commission of the City of Panama City is exploring the feasibility of borrowing money and pledging the City's portion of the referendum-adopted Sales Surtax to expedite badly needed infrastructure projects.

The below infrastructure projects have b...

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Posted on: July 23, 2018

Proposed Annual Budget Document for Fiscal Year 2019

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Update:

The City Commission of the City of Panama City will hold the first Public Hearing for the Fiscal Year 2019 Budget on September 13, 2018 at 5:01 p.m. The hearing will be held in the Bay County Commission Meeting Room located at the Bay County Govern...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

New Canoe, Kayak Launch Opens in Millville

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Panama City residents and visitors can now access Watson Bayou by kayak and canoe from the Millville Waterfront Park, located at 301 Maple Avenue.

The City of Panama City’s Community Redevelopment Association received a $15,000 Coastal Partnership Initiati...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Four-Headed Pindo Palm to be Removed July 26th

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The City of Panama City is disappointed to announce that the fourheaded Pindo Palm located at the Oaks by the Bay Park is dying and will be removed on Thursday, July 26, 2018.

Bartlett Tree Experts conducted a survey of the tree in September 2017. The comp...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Rooker Properties to Withdraw Bid for Federal Courthouse

Rooker Properties, LLC, a company based in Atlanta, Georgia, has advised the City of Panama City that the company plans to withdraw its bid for the Federal Courthouse. As reported on Monday, July 16th, there was a misunderstanding by Rooker as to...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

City Commission Accepting Applications for Open Board Positions

The Panama City Commission is accepting applications for the following board positions:

  • Board of Adjustment - One position open for applications now.
  • Employee Pension Fund Board - One position open for applications now.
  • Planning Board - Two positions announc...
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Posted on: April 24, 2018

Summer Activities Brochure Available for 2018

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To view the digital version of the Summer Activities Brochure, click here. Hard copies are available at City Hall, 9 Harrison Avenue.

After ten months of hard work and studying in school, students will soon get to enjoy a well-deserved vacation. Summer Bre...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

City Hall is Temporarily Relocating Beginning in May

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City Hall will be temporarily relocating to the A.D. Harris Learning Village, located at 819 E. 11th Street, in two phases.

Beginning April 30th, the Planning, Public Works, Human Resources and I.T. Departments will operate out of A.D. Harris.

All ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Public Works Department Begins Pavement Management Project

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A white pick-up truck equipped with laser line projectors and high speed cameras much like Google’s Street View Car is making its way through the City of Panama City this week to map the City’s 200 miles of streets.

In March, the Panama City Commission awa...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

City of Panama City Begins Cityworks Software Implementation

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The City of Panama City has hired Woolpert to implement its Cityworks software solution, which will promote internal and external communications and efficiencies.

The Utilities Department currently uses the Cityworks software. Extending and implementing th...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Carl Grey Park Boat Ramp Reopened

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Larger boats can now utilize the boat ramp at Carl Grey park, which is located at the northeastern foot of the Hathaway Bride, due to a partnership between the City of Panama City and Bay County.

Bay County dredged 14 dump truck loads amounting to more tha...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Panama City Fire Department Awards and Swearing-In Ceremony

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The Panama City Fire Department hosted a swearing-in and awards ceremony on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at Station 1. The Department promoted one member and welcomed in five new firefighters as well as recognized firefighters for their life-saving actions and ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Activate New Utility Services Online

Utility Account Activation Final

Customers now have the ability to establish Residential or Commerical utility accounts online without the need to come to City Hall. Complete the application and pay the deposit electronically and your ready to go....

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Termination of Panama City Marina ENA

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At the regularly scheduled commission meeting on February 27, 2018, the Panama City Commission voted to terminate its Exclusive Negotiating Agreement (ENA) for redevelopment of the Panama City Marina with Mr. Bob Sonnenblick. To view the letter that City ...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Feasibility Study for Marina Development Project Posted

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The City of Panama City has timely received a summary of developer Bob Sonnenblick’s feasibility conclusions concerning different aspects of the proposed Marina Development Project.

The summary has been forwarded to Owen Beitsch, the city’s economic consul...

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